Converting and Filling

At IFFA 2019, MULTIVAC will be presenting holistic solutions for processing and packaging meat and sausage products to trade visitors from industry, craft and trade. Read more

Kiefel GmbH has presented its SpeedPacker - an optimized product packing module for the KMD Speedformer Series with the potential to increase productivity. Read more

Arla Oy is set to be the first company in Finland to use renewable wood-based bioplastics in gable-top paperboards for milk, yoghurt and cooking products. The tall oil-based raw material used for the cartons was developed by Finnish company UPM. Read more

From 12 – 14 March 2019, the converting industry will gather for the 11th edition of ICE Europe, the exhibition for Paper, Film & Foil Converting, at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany. Read more

GOEBEL IMS, a manufacturer of slitting and winding solutions, presents its broad portfolio of innovative machines for high-quality converting of film, paper and aluminum foil from March 12th to 14th, 2019 in hall A6, booth 344 at ICE Europe. Read more

Smurfit Kappa has launched a new high speed, triple head, automatic filling machine. The new machine is capable of filling up to 45 3L Bag-in-Box® containers per minute on its three state-of-the-art filling valves. Read more

With food and beverage manufacturers facing a new level of production challenges, SIG has developed Plant 360 Controller – a new digital monitoring and control solution to optimize every angle of filling plant operations. Read more

Durst, a manufacturer of digital printing and production technologies, has launched the Tau 330 RSC E UV inkjet single-pass press that will bring affordable digital production to increasing numbers of converters. Read more

Packing line solutions that protect the fragile nature of many fresh products and help producers meet the highest quality standards while also delivering high speeds and accuracy will be showcased on the Ishida Europe stand at Fruit Logistica 2019. Read more

BoostPRIME™ is a PET packaging solution, offering an alternative for hot-filled beverages in PET bottles. It expands the opportunities for product premiumisation and revenue generation with no compromise on packaging performance. Read more

For smoother ejection of moulded packaging components from all-electric injection moulding machines, Sumitomo (SHI) Demag has developed a new programme that synchronises the ejector and mould speed. Read more

Compact design, short delivery times, quick set-up and commissioning – this is what the new lightline machine series from Gerhard Schubert GmbH stands for. Read more

The new OPTIMA ImmuFill made its debut appearance at Compamed. This machine dispenses (ancillary) reagents into bottles, topping off the range of products for manufacturing and packaging complete ELISA test kits. Read more

From January 27 - 30, technology group GEA will offer insights into its efficient industrial solutions and machine technology for the confectionery, snack and bakery industries at its ProSweets 2019 booth (Hall 10.1 / G-061) in Cologne. Read more

The Marchesini Group continues to boost the importance of cosmetic packaging machines as part of its market strategies by attending ALL4PACK in Paris. Read more

AstroNova GmbH will be unveiling a new solution that enables AstroNova printers to digitally print food-friendly, heat-sealable, flexible packaging materials. Read more

Priority for fully recyclable PET bottles: when the German Packaging Law comes into effect on January 1, 2019, the new legislation will set down binding rules to increase recycling quotas. Read more

Romaco’s fully integrated Noack Unity 500 blister packaging line will be on show at the upcoming All4Pack exhibition. Read more

Minebea Intec is offering a new, innovative enhancement to its successful load cell PR 6201: The load cell Inteco is available now and provides customers from various industries with a significantly extended range of possibilities Read more

At All4Pack 2018, taking place in Paris from the 26th to 29th of November, Sidel and Gebo Cermex will present the advanced systems and innovative packaging solutions suitably developed for the food, home and personal care industries. Read more

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